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Video/Pictures: Heavy September rains leave 20 dead in Upper East Region

Video/Pictures: Heavy September rains leave 20 dead in Upper East Region

At least 20 people have died in floods across the Upper East Region in the last month due to heavy rainfall, the National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO) has said.  Joy News’ Upper East region correspondent, Albert Sore reported that over

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NDC, NPP MPs unite to defend businesswoman in Capital Bank trial

NDC, NPP MPs unite to defend businesswoman in Capital Bank trial

Partisan differences went out of the window in the trial of persons implicated in the collapse of Capital Bank. New Patriotic Party (NPP) MP for Asokwa constituency, Kobina Tahir Hammond, and National Democratic Congress (NDC) legislator for Bolgatanga East, Dominic Ayine,

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Stop defecating in classrooms or we stop teaching – Teachers in Ochisoa warn

Stop defecating in classrooms or we stop teaching – Teachers in Ochisoa warn

Teachers in Breman Ochisoa D/A Basic School in the Asikuma Odobeng Brakwa District of the Central Region have threatened to boycott classes if the community members don’t stop easing themselves in their classrooms. The teachers upon reaching the school Monday

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I am not the one – Asiedu Nketia denies ‘colonial’ suit man suggestions

I am not the one – Asiedu Nketia denies ‘colonial’ suit man suggestions

General Secretary of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr Johnson Asiedu Nketia has refuted suggestions that he is the man in a colonial suit standing by former President Jerry John Rawlings as captured in a photo at a public

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Gov’t hints of sanctions against telcos defying CST directive

Gov’t hints of sanctions against telcos defying CST directive

The Communications Ministry has said Mobile Network Operators (MNOs) defying recent directives on the Communications Services Tax (CST) will be punished. Communications Minister, Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, on Friday, issued a statement directing telecommunication companies in Ghana to stop the upfront deduction of the 9%

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Gov’t will not shut down social media – NCA

Gov’t will not shut down social media – NCA

The government on Monday debunked assertions that it will shut down all social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and others, in the run-up to the 2020 Parliamentary and Presidential Elections. Mr Kevin Taylor, a Social Media Commentator and

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Video: People call me wicked witch over CST – Ursula Owusu

Video: People call me wicked witch over CST – Ursula Owusu

Communications Minister, Ursula Owusu-Ekuful has revealed that she has been at the receiving end of personal attacks following the mode of implementation of the Communication Service Tax by the telecommunication companies.  According to her, she receives text messages referring to her as

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Communication Tax implementation making gov’t unpopular – Ursula Owusu

Communication Tax implementation making gov’t unpopular – Ursula Owusu

The mobile telecommunication companies’ “unprecedented” mode of implementing the Communication Service Tax (CST) is making the government unpopular, the Communications Minister has said. Ursula Owusu-Ekuful says it appears to be a deliberate attempt on the part of the telcos. She

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Turkey-Syria offensive: US sanctions Turkish ministries

Turkey-Syria offensive: US sanctions Turkish ministries

The US has sanctioned two Turkish ministries and three senior government officials in response to the country’s military offensive in northern Syria. President Donald Trump also phoned his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan to demand an immediate truce, Vice-President Mike

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Kofi Kapito’s comment about my butt is ‘sexual harassment’ – Serwaa Amihere

Kofi Kapito’s comment about my butt is ‘sexual harassment’ – Serwaa Amihere

Television personality, Serwaa Amihere has chided the CEO of the Consumer Rights Protection Agency for his comment about her backside. According to her, Kofi Kapito’s comment about her butt at the 2019 RTP Awards is a perfect example of “sexual

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